The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 39 36 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.63% 2.23% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.60% 11.36% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 29
Median salary £36,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £34,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 317 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.55% 19.64% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 148 206 209
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheshire

LAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +14 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wilmslow -1 5 £36,000 -
Chester -12 4 £30,000 -36.17% 1
Runcorn -4 3 - - 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 60 (86.96%) WAN
2 36 (52.17%) Cisco
3 34 (49.28%) VMware
4 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
5 26 (37.68%) Windows
6 24 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (33.33%) CCNA
7 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.43%) ITIL
9 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (26.09%) Project Management
11 17 (24.64%) Juniper
12 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (21.74%) CCNP
13 15 (21.74%) DNS
13 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
13 15 (21.74%) Telecoms
14 14 (20.29%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (20.29%) DHCP
15 13 (18.84%) VPN
15 13 (18.84%) VoIP
15 13 (18.84%) Firewall
15 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
16 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
17 10 (14.49%) Unix
17 10 (14.49%) Broadband
17 10 (14.49%) Linux
17 10 (14.49%) MS Office
17 10 (14.49%) Data Centre

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) IIS
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.80%) JBoss
3 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.35%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) PaaS
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (86.96%) WAN
2 15 (21.74%) DNS
2 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.29%) DHCP
3 14 (20.29%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (18.84%) Firewall
4 13 (18.84%) VoIP
4 13 (18.84%) VPN
5 10 (14.49%) Broadband
6 9 (13.04%) Network Security
7 7 (10.14%) BGP
7 7 (10.14%) Wireless
8 5 (7.25%) DWDM
8 5 (7.25%) VLAN
9 4 (5.80%) Wireshark
10 3 (4.35%) ADSL
10 3 (4.35%) CTI
10 3 (4.35%) H.323
10 3 (4.35%) MPLS
10 3 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Finance
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 18 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 14 (20.29%) Technical Support
4 10 (14.49%) IT Support
5 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (11.59%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Digital Design Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) IT Technician
9 4 (5.80%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Support Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Middleware
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.35%) EPoS
4 3 (4.35%) IVR
4 3 (4.35%) Life Science
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.45%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Windows
2 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
5 10 (14.49%) Linux
5 10 (14.49%) Unix
6 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.14%) Network Design
4 6 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.25%) Network Optimisation
5 5 (7.25%) Open Source
5 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.25%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.35%) Data Security
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Scrum
8 2 (2.90%) SOA
8 2 (2.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) Perl
1 5 (7.25%) Python
1 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (2.90%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) PHP
3 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.45%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (33.33%) CCNA
3 15 (21.74%) CCNP
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.59%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (8.70%) Degree
6 6 (8.70%) MCP
7 5 (7.25%) CCIE
7 5 (7.25%) JNCIP
7 5 (7.25%) JNCIS
7 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.90%) CCENT
8 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
8 2 (2.90%) MCSE
9 1 (1.45%) APMP
9 1 (1.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Cisco
2 34 (49.28%) VMware
3 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
4 17 (24.64%) Juniper
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix
6 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.80%) HP
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle
7 4 (5.80%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.35%) Avaya
8 3 (4.35%) Cognizant
8 3 (4.35%) CommVault
8 3 (4.35%) Dell
8 3 (4.35%) Genesys
8 3 (4.35%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.35%) Lotus
8 3 (4.35%) NetApp
8 3 (4.35%) Sophos
9 2 (2.90%) F5
10 1 (1.45%) Ruckus Wireless
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + various benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago